Originally Posted by franchize
Only problem is....He's our STARTING POINT GUARD
Furthermore, I don't buy that "spark off the bench" shit. Your job as a backup is to fill in when the starter goes down. If our starter went down,he's clearly shown he cant get the job done.
That's not the role of a 6th man, which Toney is best suited as.
Whether you like the term or not, most 6th men are "spark plugs" off the bench.
And they stabilize the second unit to provide relief to the starting unit, normally providing scoring, and if done right the seamlessly fit in.
Toney could fit that bill.
Kinda of why I really wanted Jamal Crawford back, and if it took Toney to do it, by bye TD.